Web Design – week 5

Classroom

Beginning

  1. Show an example of how to:
    1. Pick a theme that resembles a student mock up
    2. Cut up images  and paste text into WordPress
    3. Make custom adjustments to the site
  2. If there’s time: discuss the online HTML tutorials
  3. Look at any student sites where progress has been made

Advanced

  1. If there’s time, discuss the online PHP tutorials and  how PHP works
  2. Talk about the  database assignment. We will working on the stuff below:
    1. Creating a db with MySQL DB Wizard
    2. Creating a table in the db with PHPMyAdmin
    3. Edit PHP code to interact with the new table
    4. Here is an image of the table structure
    5. I will e-mail you the files you will need to do this assignment
    6. You will need to ftp  your final files to the “db2/your name” folder in the dreamco.org directory. You can see a working example of the files on the web here

Assignments

Beginning

  1. Do the next five pages of beginning HTML tutorial. Start here
  2. Find a theme that suits your mock up and put your image and text content into WordPress

Advanced

  1. Do the next five pages of this beginning PHP tutorial. Start here
  2. Start putting your text and image content into WordPress
  3. Work on database assignment